Faculty of Economic Sciences

Research Colloquium of the Centre for European, Governance, and Economic Development Research (cege)

The Centre for European, Governance, and Economic Development Research (cege) offers scientific lectures during the winter semester 2017/ 2018. The lectures take place on Wednesdays from 14:30 to 16:00 in room 0.211 (Oeconomicum, Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3). The centre welcomes interested listeners, all lectures are open to the public.

  • 18 October 2017
    Prof. Dr. Marco M. Sorge (University of Salerno)
    Serving the (Un)Deserving? The Allocation of Credit in Markets with Asymmetrically Informed Lenders

  • 25 October 2017
    Prof. Dr. Peter Sandholt Jensen. Ph.D. (University of Southern Denmark)
    Preaching Democracy

  • 1 November 2017
    Prof. Dr. Lore Vandewalle (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies Geneva)
    Access to formal banking and household finances: experimental evidence from India

  • 8 November 2017
    Prof. Dr. Hippolyte d’Albis (Paris School of Economics)
    Development, fertility and childbearing age: A unified growth theory

  • 15 November 2017, 12:30-14:00, room VG 3.107
    Together with the colloquium "Current research
    in economic and social history":
    Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Wolf (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
    When and How did Globalisation begin? Evidence from the Opening of the Suez Canal

  • 22 November 2017
    Prof. Dr. Gregory Ponthiere (University of Paris-East)
    The domestic welfare loss of Syrian Civil War: An equivalent income approach

  • 29 November 2017
    Prof. Dr. Paolo Pertile (University of Verona)
    Strategic Interaction in Pharmaceutical Price Regulation and Innovation

  • 6 December 2017
    Dr. Tommaso Ciarli (University of Sussex)
    The Local Labour Market Effects of R&D Growth

  • 13 December 2017, 18:00-20:00, lecture hall ZHG 010
    Prof. Dr. Lars P. Feld (University of Freiburg, German Council of Economic Experts)
    Presentation of the Council's annual report

  • 20 December 2017
    Dr. Volker Lindenthal (University of Freiburg)
    Manager Quality and Firm Performance - Evidence from 'Aryanizations' in Nazi Germany

  • 10 January 2018
    Dr. Paolo Crosetto (INRA)
    Experimental advances in nutritional label research

  • 17 January 2018
    Dr. Hinnerk Gnutzmann (Uni Hannover)
    Can Regulation Improve Service Quality? Evidence from EU Passenger Rights

  • 24 January 2018
    Prof. Dr. Matthias Schündeln (University of Frankfurt)
    The Evolution of Networks during the Development Process: Evidence from Rural Gambia

  • 30 January 2018, 18:00-20:00, VG 1.102
    Mustafa Yeter (German Concil of Economic Experts)
    Sound fiscal policy, especially when times are good
    Mustafa Yeter is part of the Scientific Staff of the German Council of Economic Experts and an external PhD student at the Chair of Public Economics at the University of Göttingen. He will present the chapters on fiscal and monetary policy in the Council's annual report 2017/18. All interested persons are invited to attend and discuss.

  • 31 January 2018
    Jun.-Prof. Dr. Luna Bellani (University of Konstanz)
    Upward Income Mobility and Legislator Support for Education Policies